Sökning: "relative bias"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 106 avhandlingar innehållade orden relative bias.

  1. 1. Essays on Offshoring, Labor Demand and Hypothetical Bias in Choice Experiments

    Författare :Selen Savsin; Patrik Karpaty; Lars Hultkrantz; Linda Andersson; Jonas Nordström; Örebro universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Offshoring; Inshoring; Firm-level Data; Relative Labor Demand; Stated Choice Experiments; Hypothetical Bias; Referencing; Certainty Calibration; Value of Time;

    Sammanfattning : This dissertation consists of four papers on offshoring, labor demand and hypothetical bias in travel-time stated choice experiments. They are summarized as follows. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Methodological aspects on excess cancer riskafter exposure to ionizing radiation

    Författare :Erik Holmberg; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Nyckelord :ionizing radiation; skin haemangioma; breast cancer; parathyroid adenoma; excess cancer risk; bias; confounding; risk models; pooled analysis.;

    Sammanfattning : Aims. The aims of this study were to establish a cohort of persons treated with radiotherapy for skin haemangioma in childhood and study the excess risk of cancer after exposure to ionizing radiation. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Essays on spatial point processes and bioinformatics

    Författare :Jessica Fahlén; Patrik Rydén; Xavier de Luna; Yudi Pawitan; Umeå universitet; []
    Nyckelord :NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Coverage process; vacancy; microarray; pre-processing; sensitivity; bias; dye-normalization; FFPE; storage time effects; Statistics; Statistik; Statistics; statistik;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis consists of two separate parts. The first part consists of one paper and considers problems concerning spatial point processes and the second part includes three papers in the field of bioinformatics. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Den politiska läroboken : Bilden av USA och Sovjetunionen i norska, svenska och finländska läroböcker under Kalla kriget

    Författare :Janne Sven-Åke Holmén; Jan Lindegren; Christer Öhman; Svein Lorentzen; Janne Holmén; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; History; Norway; Sweden; Finland; 1930-2004; the Cold War; political history; educational history; textbook research; relative bias; geography; social studies; small state theory; foreign policy; NATO-membership; neutrality; Finlandisation; social climate; political correctness; Historia; History; Historia;

    Sammanfattning : During the Cold War, Norway was a member of NATO, Sweden was neutral but depended on Western support in the event of a crisis, while Finland's foreign policy priority was to win and retain the Soviet Union's confidence. The purpose of the thesis is to study whether the three small states' different foreign policy choices had consequences for the ways in which the Soviet Union and the USA were depicted in school textbooks for history, geography, and social sciences in the period 1930 to 2004. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Individual Preferences, Choices, and Risk Perceptions - survey based evidence

    Författare :Elina Lampi; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; administrators; aircraft; airports; birth order; choice experiment; citizens; environmental policy; female infertility; free entrance; general risk; health care; information; media; museum; natural experiment; noise; only-child; optimistic bias; personal risk; positional concern; relative income; siblings; stated preferences; visitor composition.;

    Sammanfattning : Paper 1 investigates how birth order and having siblings affect positional concerns in terms of success at work and of income. We find that only-children are the most positional, but that number of siblings increases the concern for their position among those who grew up together with siblings. LÄS MER